Florida pays tribute to Tom Petty during game against LSU

How to watch LSU football's game against Florida

And while both Florida and LSU are struggling to stay relevant nationally, Saturday's game presented us with a tremendous tribute to the late-great Tom Petty.

The song was played after the UF band's traditional playing of "We Are the Boys from Old Florida" before the start of the fourth quarter Saturday against LSU. However, Twitter user Cody Worsham caught a larger chunk of the song from the stadium and it is wonderful. The Gators marched 75 yards on seven plays after Lamical Perine punched in from two yards out for a 17-10 score.

West Virginia has controlled the pace and the stat sheet through one half, but TCU holds a 7-3 lead in Fort Worth. But the Tigers were bailed out on a third down later in the drive when Gators cornerback Duke Dawson was flagged for holding.

The Tigers shifted twice before Derrick Dillon went in motion and took a jet sweep handoff for a gain of 30 yards.

Hot Performer of the day: Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (GBT)
At the end of 06/30/2017 reporting period, 100 institutional holders increased their position in Global Blood Therapeutics Inc. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink .

TCU vs. West Virginia: Scores, updates from Big 12 showdown
Typically Gary Patterson has solid defensive squads but this year the Frogs are scoring nearly 48 points per contest. Handicapped by Pro Bettor Brad Powers - with Steve Fezzik from the Pregame.com Studios in Las Vegas.

Bucs kicker Nick Folk: 'This one's on me'
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers can't shake their kicking woes. "I left points out there. 20-19. After the game, Folk looked like someone who had just left a funeral.

Florida moved into scoring position once in the first half, when Devin White made a tackle inside the 10 to force third down and Feleipe Franks had nowhere to throw before running out of bounds. Christian LaCouture and Greg Gilmore combined for a third-down sack on the possession after that, forcing Florida to punt. After Etling completed a couple of passes on third down, Russell Gage broke a 15-yard run on the outside to give the Tigers a first down at the 43.

Petty's death last week did come as a shock to everyone, and there have been tributes just like this all around, and they've all been incredibly touching. "Tom Petty is a beloved figure for so many Gator fans". DRIVE: 11 plays, 86 yards, 5:18.

LSU did exploit that deficiency with 133 yards on the ground in the first half.

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE GAME: Etling managed a good game with 9 of 16 passing for 125 yards and a touchdown. Malik Davis 25-yard run to the LSU 7.

Related News:

  • Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Donald Trump as 'Tornado of Fake News'

    Jimmy Kimmel Calls Out Donald Trump as 'Tornado of Fake News'

    Kimmel took the opportunity to respond to the real estate mogul with a sarcastic tweet that said, "Excellent point Mr. President!" "So, I guess he's moved on from Puerto Rico and Las Vegas", the host continued.
    Trump says talking to North Korea hasn't worked; 'only one thing will'

    Trump says talking to North Korea hasn't worked; 'only one thing will'

    North Korea has steadily tested a series of weapons, in defiance of worldwide pressure and the threat of new sanctions. Earlier, he said that the U.S. was ready to use its " nuclear capabilities " to defend itself and its allies.
    Minnesota man lived with bodies of mom, brother for year

    Minnesota man lived with bodies of mom, brother for year

    Evelyn Kueffler, 93, died in August 2015, more than a year before she was found, while Richard Kuefler died in July 2015. In an upstairs bedroom they found the body of Kuefler's mother, Evelyn Lucille Kuefler, which was mostly a skeleton.
  • Starwood Property Trust (STWD) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

    Masimo had 13 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NASDAQ:ABMD) to report earnings on October, 26. Renaissance Technologies Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.02% in Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:STWD) for 29,285 shares.
    McDonald's 'Rick and Morty' Szechuan Sauce Hype Is Turning Sour

    McDonald's 'Rick and Morty' Szechuan Sauce Hype Is Turning Sour

    It was originally launched in 1998 to promote the Disney film Mulan , but it was only around for a few months. The sauce is savory and slightly sweet with hints of soy, ginger, garlic, and slight vinegar notes.
    Tamil Nadu Government Hikes Price Of Movies Tickets By 25%

    Tamil Nadu Government Hikes Price Of Movies Tickets By 25%

    Notably, Tamil Nadu is the only state in India which has called for the implementation of the Local Body Entertainment Tax. With LBET, the increased base prices and GST, looks like watching movies won't be city's most enjoyed hobby anymore.
  • Phoenix Suns legend, Hall of Famer Connie Hawkins dies at age 75

    Phoenix Suns legend, Hall of Famer Connie Hawkins dies at age 75

    Connie Hawkins (r.), seen here with the 1992 Hall of Fame class with Bob Lanier, Jack Ramsay and Lou Carnesecca, died Friday. Hawkins finally played in the National Basketball Association in 1969 as a 27-year-old rookie with the Phoenix Suns .
    Egypt's Cuper ready to face Congo under increasing pressure

    Egypt's Cuper ready to face Congo under increasing pressure

    Egypt's bid to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup has been handed a helping hand following the meeting between Uganda and Ghana. The first two Alhly teammates are out due to injuries both sustained during CAF Champions League games.

    Will Shareholder Love To Invest in This Stock?Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

    On average, analysts anticipate that Sirius XM Holdings Inc . will post $0.18 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. During the last trade, stock's minimum price has been reached out at $4.33 while the maximum trading price moved at $5.
  • Spectra Energy Partners, (SEP) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds

    With 273,700 avg volume, 11 days are for Spectra Energy Partners LP (NYSE:SEP)'s short sellers to cover SEP's short positions. The stock of Cypress Energy Partners LP (NYSE:CELP) earned "Outperform" rating by Raymond James on Wednesday, February 3.
    New Zealand cling on to resist South African fightback

    New Zealand cling on to resist South African fightback

    The outing marks the start of a four-Test tour with matches against France, Italy and Wales on consecutive weekends thereafter. Dominating the breakdown, the Boks forced 20 turnovers from the typically clinical All Blacks and went blow-for-blow up front.
    France beat Bulgaria to retain control of World Cup qualifying fate

    France beat Bulgaria to retain control of World Cup qualifying fate

    Belgium are already secured of automatic qualification from Group H, having won seven of their eight matches. Steven Zuber scored twice in Basel as Switzerland made it nine wins from nine by thrashing Hungary 5-2.

Most liked

Bigg Boss 11: Zubair Khan to go on a hunger strike
TV's favourite Bhabhiji Shilpa Shinde, Vikas Gupta , Arshi Khan and Zubair Khan are a few names who create the maximum drama. The superstar warned Zubair and asked him to stop faking his identity or else he will show him his right "aukaad".

Google Is Using Balloons to Restore Phone Service in Puerto Rico
Pai said on Friday he was launching a Hurricane Recovery Task Force focused on providing aid to Puerto Rico and the U.S. The project, which is run by research firm X, has provided back-up internet services after natural disasters before.

Suge Knight Says Dr. Dre Paid $20000 to Have Him Killed
Knight will return to court for a pretrial hearing in his murder case on November 14. The Times points out this private investigator is no longer working on his case.

Butcher Island fuel tanker fire: Excessive heat led to reignition
The fire is believed to be triggered by a lightning strike when Mumbai got thundershowers and heavy rains on Friday evening. Butcher Island is home to a "tank farm" housing storage facilities of refining majors as well as that of MbPT.

Las Vegas massacre probe focuses on gunman's arsenal, history
On the other side of Capitol Hill, members of the Senate's Republican leadership also expressed interest in learning more about bump stocks.

Hurricane warning issued in advance of Nate along the US Gulf Coast
As of Thursday, city officials said, 108 of 120 pumps and 26 power generators were in place to back up working turbines. The storm could drop 3 to 6 inches of rain, with 12 inches possible in some areas, the hurricane center said.

Enbridge Energy Management LLC (NYSE:EEQ) Updated Broker Ratings
A total of 0.59 million shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 1.49 million shares. Pitney Bowes now has $2.61 billion valuation. 900296 shares were traded on Enbridge Energy, L.P.'s last session.

Palace guards killed in Jeddah shooting
Militants attacked a Shiite mosque in the Eastern provinces of the country, which is a significant part of the Shiite minority. The kingdom has been the target of several attacks carried out by the so-called "Islamic State" (IS) group this year.

British PM fights back after plot to oust her
Cabinet ministers have declared support for May. "It is clear that we need to have a reboot and that means it is time to move on". When asked his thoughts on the leadership challenge , DUP MP Sir Jeffrey Donaldson said Mrs May "continues to have our support".

Man arrested after investigators find large amounts of pot, guns at home
Officials say James Adam Cooper was taken into custody by the Stafford County Sheriff's Office on unrelated charges. he will be formally charged in Orange County at a later date.

Google to Provide Emergency Cell Service to Puerto Rico Via Balloons
It also took the step of creating its Hurricane Recovery Task Force that will work on restoring services to the islands. Musk is in talks with Ricadro Rossello, the island's governor, about what could be done.

Clemson QB Kelly Bryant leaves game vs. Wake Forest with injury
Prior to his exit, Bryant had thrown for 200 yards, one touchdown and one interception while rushing for 39 yards on 12 carries. Clemson quarterback Kelly Bryant and Wake Forest quarterback John Wolford rank back-to-back in the nation in yards per pass.

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (NYSE:AMT) Valuation According To Analysts
Janus Henderson Group PLC lifted its stake in shares of American Tower Corporation (REIT) by 1,886.3% during the second quarter. September 11 investment analysts at UBS maintained a stock rating of "Buy" but raised the price target from $106.00 to $163.00.

Las Vegas gunman's father was on FBI's Most Wanted list
Stephen Paddock's brother, Eric, confirmed their father's identity in an interview Monday with CBS affiliate WKMG . The gunman was found dead by Las Vegas SWAT officers in his hotel room at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.

Nationals assistant hitting coach Jacque Jones suspended
According to The Washington Post , Jones is accused of distributing nude photos of a woman after their relationship ended.